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Chloe Grace Moretz Dropped Out of ‘The Little Mermaid’

Drops Out Of The Little Mermaid

The teen star not only revealed she was dropping out of Universal’s live-action reimagining of The Little Mermaid, but she’s scrapping pretty much every other project she’s currently attached to.

Moretz, who is currently on the festival circuit promoting the indie movie Brain on Fire, told THR,

‘The Little Mermaid’: Chloe Moretz to Star in Universal’s Live-Action

Chloe Grace Moretz As Ariel

Variety reports that Chloe Grace Moretz (the Kick-Ass films) is set to star in Universal’s live-action The Little Mermaid film with Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral) in talks to pen the script.

Universal Pictures’ & Working Title’s adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale does not currently have a director,

Director Sofia Coppola Exits THE LITTLE MERMAID

Unviersal Pictures Live-Action

Sofia Coppola opts out due to creative differences with The Little Mermaid team. Academy Award winner aligned herself in March to direct the live-action fairytale adaptation for Universal Pictures and Working Title.